This week, there were definitely a couple of days that made you think ‘winter is really here’. There were some … More
After a mostly sunny week, with lots of bright blue skies, today is overcast and grey. I did get in … More
After a very wet start to the week, sunshine returned, with bright, blue autumn skies returning to cheer up our … More
It is May already, and the days are growing shorter, the nights longer. It has been such a strange year, … More
It is hard to know where to begin really, with all that is happening in the world outside our gardens. … More
This week’s small pleasures is coming to you on Sunday evening, New Zealand time, as tomorrow evening I am off … More
February is here, the summer (though it has not been a good one at all) continues. The first day of the month, being a Saturday, has meant time to potter a bit outside and think about what to share on Six on Saturday.
It is the Wellington Anniversary Weekend here, and so a long weekend and Monday holiday. I’ve only been back to work a week, but already feel in need of a day off!
Here we are with the last SoS post before Christmas. The sun is shining, and it feels like summer today, … More
In contrast to last Saturday’s gorgeous sunshine, today is overcast and windy. In fact, there has been pretty awful weather most of the week, with some gale force winds forcing flight cancellations and Civil Defence warnings about flooding in parts of South Canterbury in the South Island.